The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northamptonshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 38 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.55% 2.60% 5.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 21.43% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 19
Average daily rate £373 £500 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.50% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 28 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.11% 12.12% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 42
Average daily rate £325 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
East Midlands

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring across the Northamptonshire region.

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 2 £373 -29.04% 3
Spring
East Midlands

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spring.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Struts
4 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) EJB
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) JPA
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) OAuth
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Struts
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JPA
4 1 (20.00%) OAuth
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
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